August 9, 2013

Ghada Shbeir: Traditional Maronite Chants

Brief Bio of Ghada Shbeir (Source: her official website):
Specialist and professional performer of traditional Middle Eastern folks and Arabo Andalusian songs, Syriac and Ancient Maronite chants, Ghada Shbeir has an exquisite talent and the ability to move easily and with professionalism from traditional folk songs to religious chants. She has earned frequent comparison to some of the best Middle Eastern singers.

Born in Lebanon, after graduation from high school, Ghada Shbeir moved to the USEK (Universite St. Esprit - Kaslik - Lebanon) to pursue a music career. Her big break came as a soloist of the USEK choir that highlighted her professional talent throughout the media.
Watch Ghada Shbeir's performance at the 2007 BBC World Music Awards.

Ghada Shbeir: Traditional Maronite Chants. Source: kourostatis. Date Published: April 15, 2013. Description:
Album: Chants Maronites Traditionnels. Traditional Maronite Chants. Soliste: Ghada Shbeir

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